physical disk to RAID or non-RAID mode
Converting a physical disk to RAID mode enables the disk for all
RAID operations. When a disk is in a non-RAID mode, the disk is exposed
to the operating system unlike unconfigured good disks and is used
in a direct pass-through mode.
You can convert the physical disk drives to RAID or non-RAID mode
Using iDRAC interfaces such as iDRAC web interface, RACADM, or
Pressing Ctrl+R while restarting the server and selecting the
the mode is not supported on PERC hardware controllers running in
NOTE: Converting to non-RAID mode for PERC 8 controllers is supported only
for PERC H310 and H330 controllers.
NOTE: If the physical drives
connected to a PERC controller are in non-RAID mode, the size of the
disk displayed in the iDRAC interfaces, such as iDRAC GUI, RACADM,
and WS-MAN, may be slightly less than the actual size of the disk.
However, you can use the full capacity of the disk to deploy operating